ASM Council Scholarships

Submissions close 31 January 2017!

The ASID Council Scholarships provide support for members to attend the ASID Annual Scientific Meeting 2017 (29 March - 1 April, Blue Mountains). ASID Council will fund up to three scholarships per year.


Applicants must be financial ASID Associate or Full members, be enrolled full-time in a PhD or MD at the time of the meeting, and also be receiving an NHMRC scholarship or similar. Previous winners may not apply.

Applicants must have had their abstracts accepted for presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting 2017.
Click here for abstract submission information.


Awardees will receive up to $2,000 in reimbursements for travel, registration and accommodation costs to attend the ASM 2017. Receipts are required to claim reimbursement of actual expenses and currency of each claim should be clarified.

Applicants must also advise the secretariat if they receive any other funding for this trip before or during their application.


Applicants should email the following to :

  • a letter of application, with details of study currently being undertaken
  • a current CV
  • confirmation that you have submitted an abstract(s) for presentation at the ASID ASM 2017. The council scholarships are subject to abstracts which have been accepted. Please submit your scholarship application even if you have not yet received confirmation that your abstract has been accepted.

Previous Winners

2016 Indy Sandaradura
2015 Ravindra Dotel, Katherine Gibney
2014 Ben Teh, Philip Britton, Minh Cuong Duong
2013 Andrew Stewardson, Annie Cook, Bridget Barber
2012 Joseph Doyle, Michelle Ananda-Rajah
2011 Ben Rogers, Joshua Wolf
2010 Gulam Khandaker
2009 Nick Douglas, Chris Weatherall
2008 Michelle Giles, Kate Hale
2007 Nicholas Wood, Joshua Davis
2006 Caroline Marshall
2005 Leon Worth, Patrick Charles
2004 Allen Cheng, Emma McBryde
2003 Mark Douglas, Craig Boutlis
2002 Orla Morrissey
2001 No applicants
2000 Nicole Gilroy, Alex Padiglione
1999 Margaret Hellard, Mike Starr
1998 Mark Kelly, Rhonda Stuart